To help you and your car prepare for the full force of winter, we've joined forces with the Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) to give you the chance to win one of two Skill for Life advanced driving courses.

We've also got five runner-up prizes of comprehensive winter driving checks up for grabs from Halfords Autocentres.

The 11 point inspection will make sure your car is ready for whatever the winter will bring, and includes Duxback Windscreen Treatment for improved visibility, and a free Winter Essentials pack complete with deicer, screenwash, glove/ scarper, demister pad & screenies.

Enter now on Facebook for your chance to win!

For extra advice on winter driving, Why don't you download the latest PDF tips on winter driver.

Download the Institute of Advanced Motorists Winter Driving Tips Brochure.

More about Skill for Life IAM 'Skill For Life' has the specific objective of significantly improving driving standards, and the advanced driving test is accredited by the Driving Standards Agency (DSA).

The Advanced Test is not exclusively about safety, but encourages the driver to feel confident on the road, to make good progress, and to get greater enjoyment out of driving.

The Skill for Life programme includes:

An initial assessment with an IAM voluntary Observer from your local IAM Grou

As many on-road drives with an IAM Observer as you require to achieve 'test ready' status (typically 6 to 8 drives)

The definitive guidebook to advanced driving techniques 'How to be a better driver'

Membership of your local IAM group, with invitations to group events

Full preparation for your Advanced Driving Test

Your Advanced Test with a qualified examiner

An IAM Advanced Driving Certificate on passing the test

12-month membership of the national IAM, which includes

You'll also recieve:

-The IAM's award winning membership magazine 'Advanced Driving:Access to a host of membership benefits, privileges and discount -Special insurance discounts and policy cover once you have passe -Access to the Members-only area of (for special events, services and member offers).